Are you interested in disruptive technologies, innovation and entrepreneurship?
Innovation Forum Lausanne is delighted to invite you to IMAGINE IF! Lausanne Finals – the evening full of live pitches, talks and networking.
IMAGINE IF! is a global accelerator program for early-stage technology startups. 11 outstanding teams have been participating in a two-months mentoring process to refine their business ideas and prepare their pitches for the BIG DAY on 3rd October. In this occasion, they will compete for 2’500 CHF prize, 3-months free lab space,and a ticket to join the global IMAGINE IF! finals in Oxford, where they will have a chance to win the main prize! An audience award will be also granted during the Lausanne finals, so we need your help to select the best team!
The pitches will be alternated with talks of Jean-Philippe Lallement, Managing Director @ EPFL Innovation Park and Yann Cotte, CEO @ Nanolive. Jean-Philippe will share with us his vision of the Lausanne startup ecosystem and Yann will give you some insight on how it is to run a successful startup.
The evening programme will be followed by a networking apero, where you will be able to meet the teams and influential entrepreneurs and experts from local ecosystem. Above all, you will also have a great opportunity to learn about the support for early-stage companies in Lausanne.
When: Tuesday, 3rd October, 5.45 pm
Where: EPFL, SV1717 (directions)
We are looking forward to seeing you there!